March 22-28, 2021

March 22-28, 2021

Monday, March 22, 2021

Upcoming Schedule Reminders

Date:  March 22, 2021

This week Friday (3/26), we will be following a PM Activity Schedule for reconciliation.

Next Monday (3/29) marks the beginning of the 4th quarter. We will not be using block schedules this week. Please refer to the following changes:

  • Wednesday (3/31) - Monday Schedule
  • Thursday (4/1) - Monday Schedule
  • Friday (4/2) - Good Friday - no school

Note: Although the Lenten Tableau was previously marked on our school calendar, it has been canceled this year.

Athletics Update - 03.22.21

Date:  March 22, 2021

Bowling

Kayla VanLinden finished 7th overall at the bowling regionals this past weekend. She qualified for the state tournament this Saturday! Best of luck to you, Kayla!

Cheer

Our competitive cheer team had districts this past weekend and finished 2nd overall, advancing to regionals this week Wednesday at Rockford High School. We are so proud of our Lady Falcons and wish them the best of luck!

Wrestling

Our wrestling team had individual districts this past weekend. Thomas Zielinski (1st), Cole Karasinski (2nd), Cole VanDyke (4th) and Jack Mauric (4th) all will be advancing to the regional tournament this Saturday at Lansing Sexton in their weight classes! Good luck, Falcons!

Boys Basketball

Our boys basketball team starts their postseason tournament this Thursday at 5 p.m. vs Unity Christian at Allendale. Best of luck to our Falcons this week!

Girls Basketball

Our girls basketball team starts their postseason tournament this Wednesday at 6 p.m. vs the winner of Unity Christian and Allendale. Best of luck to our Falcons this week!

Campus Ministry Update - 03.22.21

Date:  March 22, 2021

STEUBENVILLE YOUTH CONFERENCE: Sign-ups are underway! We will be going June 25-27 and the trip is for all incoming freshmen to graduating seniors. The cost will be $230.  Spots are limited! First come, first serve. Spots are reserved when the permission form is filled out and the spot is paid. Please email Mr. Dolci at phildolci@grwestcatholic.org if your student is interested.

REVERENCE FOR GOD'S NAME AWARENESS WEEK: RGNA week starts today. Please join us in growing in greater respect for God’s name by using it with reverence.

PEER ADVOCATE APPLICATIONS ARE NOW BEING ACCEPTED: Peer Ministry has partnered with the House System to form Peer Advocates (PAs). PAs will receive the same great training as the Peer Ministers received and will still lead retreats, but will now have an expanded reach of helping to lead their houses.  The deadline for applications is March 26 for interested juniors.

For more Campus Ministry news, click HERE.

KCTC Virtual Open House

Date:  March 15, 2021

Find your future at Kent Career Tech Center. Join KCTC for a Virtual Community Open House on Thursday, March 25 from 5-7 p.m. at thetechcenter.org/openhouse. Learn about KCTC's exciting hands-on programs and see its state-of-the-art labs from the comfort of your couch! Check out this KCTC postcard for more information.

Fish Fry Fridays

Date Posted:  03/08/2021

Get hooked on West Catholic Fish Fry Fridays! Join us each Friday through March 26, 4:30-7 p.m., here at WC. Drive-thru only this year! On the menu is fried lake perch, fried walleye and breaded shrimp – all served with homemade coleslaw and your choice of french fries or baked potato. New this year, we are also offering cheese pizza from Uccello's and homemade onion rings. For more information, visit grwestcatholic.org/athletics/athletic-fundraisers.

Fish Fry Volunteer Sign Ups

Date:  February 19, 2021

We could use all the help we can get for our last two Fish Frys. The team of 24 who volunteers every week needs assistance. We are in a unique year and realize some of you have already volunteered. Please consider helping us out again to make our Fish Fry a success! Click HERE to sign up.

Purchase Your Raffle Tickets Today!

Date:  March 08, 2021

*NEW* CAR RAFFLE

Turn your stimulus check into a new car! As part of this year's Celebrate West! Auction we are raffling off a new 2020 Jeep Cherokee Altitude 4x4 SUV! Tickets are $100 each and only 1,000 will be sold. Don't miss out on this exciting opportunity to win a new vehicle for yourself or your child. Winning tickets will be drawn on April 23. Ticket order forms have been mailed to WC families and additional order forms can be picked up in the main office. (License #R59922)

BIG CASH RAFFLE

Another exciting part of our auction is the Big Cash Raffle! Buy a $20 ticket and be entered for a chance to win $5,000! The drawing for this raffle will take place on April 23 at 7 p.m. As a bonus, for every five tickets sold, the seller will receive one entry for a $1,000 tuition credit. Tickets have been mailed to WC families and additional tickets can be picked up in the main office. (License #R59922)

Our Referral Incentive Program is Back!

Date:  March 15, 2021

Help us grow our West Catholic community! Our Referral Incentive Program rewards your efforts to bring more families to West Catholic.

If a new family you refer comes to WC for an official campus visit, you will earn a $100 tuition credit. If a student from that family chooses to attend West Catholic, you will receive a $500 tuition credit.

Contact Admissions Director Kirsten Herich (kirstenherich@grwestcatholic.org, 616-233-5920) to refer a family today!

Host Families Needed for 2021-2022 School Year

Date:  March 15, 2021

We are currently accepting new international students for the 2021-2022 school year who are excited to learn from some awesome West Catholic host families! Inspired by St. John Paul II, we can “Open wide the doors to Christ" to these international students.

Benefits of hosting an international student: 

  • Show Christ's love in a unique way
  • Learn about a new country and culture 
  • Earn a $1,000 tuition credit for a current West Catholic student
  • Receive support from our international program coordinator 
  • Get a monthly stipend to help cover extra expenses 

If you interested in becoming a host or know someone who may be interested in hosting a student, please contact Admissions Director Kirsten Herich at kirstenherich@grwestcatholic.org or 616-233-5920.